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Our patient, Stacey Falls, leaves a lasting impression because post-op day one after her tube shunt removal and Trabectome, she is now pain free and gushing with thanks and gratitude to the VEC Team. It was very touching to hear all of the wonderful things she had to say about everyone she came in contact with. She praised the Suffolk team from the front desk staff with warm welcomes, to all the techs that diligently did their job and the team of doctors including Drs. Okeke, Chang and Yeu who worked as a team to come up with the best solution to her very debilitating eye condition. She said she’s been to hospitals and eye doctors all over the world because her husband is in the military and VEC had been the best. She is ever so grateful she found VEC and feels that her prayers were answered.

Testimonial Image Stacey Falls, Glaucoma Patient

Within the last 12 months my vision took a rapid decline. I assumed, along with my husband and some co-workers, that reading glasses would be in my cart during my next trip to Target or Walgreens. Not long after, I noticed a severe decline in my distance vision. The sun’s glare made driving difficult at times and the flags at the golf course was so distant, I assumed there were no flags at all! The declining state of my distance and computer vision was unsettling. I kept this to myself for a while as I was in a state of denial and disbelief. The deterioration of my vision was rapidly advancing so it was difficult to gauge.
I knew an appointment with an optometrist was at the top of the To Do list. On Monday morning, I scheduled a full eye exam and learned I had cataracts. After speaking with ophthalmologists at a few local eye centers, I chose to go with Dr. Yeu at Virginia Eye Consultants. The entire staff was well-organized, SO friendly, and accommodating. When you first enter VEC, its vast sized waiting area filled with patients can be a bit intimidating. But upon signing in you’re greeted with a warm smile, cookies, and coffee!

Dr. Yeu would not let me move forward with a multi-focal lens until we cleared up, or at least tried to clear up, my moderate dry eye. Dr. Yeu was very straight forward, honest, and transparent during the entire exam, and as such - she explained that the multi-focal lens would not be nearly as effective as it should if my dry eye remained moderate. Luckily, my dry eye cleared up with her recommended drops and nutritional supplement. We decided to go with a multi-focal lens in my dominant right eye and a mono lens in my left.

Last week was the big day, my first of two cataract surgeries with Dr. Yeu and team. Both, Dr. Yeu and her team, were amazing. During the laser surgery, Dr. Yeu talked me through it with encouraging comments to let me know how well the procedure was going. Then she counted down the last seconds of the process and exclaimed, “Congrats. About 75% of the surgery is complete and the astigmatism is cleared up!” The following day, my post operation appointment showed 20/25 vision! Yesterday was my one week post op meeting and my right eye vision was 20/20 for both my near and far vision! I’m looking forward to next week when my left eye is fixed.

Big thanks to the team at Virginia Eye Consultants and Dr. Yeu!

Dara K., Cataract Surgery Patient

Happy corneal transplant patient after she had a complicated cataract surgery at another office.

Testimonial Image Ms. Dunn, Corneal Transplant Paitent

Ms. Brodis had phaco and iStent treatment in both eyes and is very happy with her results!

Testimonial Image Ms. Brodis, iStent Patient

We have had the pleasure of having one of Virginia's most talented contemporary pianist's serve as both patient and fan here at Virginia Eye Consultants. A very special thank you goes out to Keith Nesbit for his kind words, and sharing his experience. In the spirit of sharing, check out Keith's newest album entitled: Other Italians.

My first album An Evening at The Painted Lady may also be obtained from CD Baby and, for those who attended the Royal Canadian Navy's HMCS VENTURE training establishment, Venture - the Album is still available from Foreman Ballast Studio.

Keith Nesbit

TORIC lens patient Kay Cuthbertson explains why it was worth the hour drive to come to Virginia Eye Consultants for her procedure.

TORIC Lens Patient Kay Cuthbertson

Candy Tilley tells why Virginia Eye Consultants was her practice of choice for the LASIK procedure.

Candy Tilley LASIK Testimonial

LASIK patient and Virginia Optometrist Janel Chou talks about her center of choice for the LASIK procedure.

LASIK patient and Virginia Optometrist Janel Chou

All-Laser IntraLASIK patient talks about his experience at Virginia Eye Consultants in the Virginia Beach region in Norfolk Virginia with Dr. Stephen Scoper.

Darryl Walker All-Laser IntraLASIK

All-Laser IntraLASIK patient talks about her experience at Virginia Eye Consultants in the Virginia Beach region in Norfolk Virginia with Dr. Stephen Scoper.

Anita Comeyne All-Laser IntraLASIK

All-Laser IntraLASIK patient talks about his experience at Virginia Eye Consultants in the Virginia Beach region in Norfolk Virginia with Dr. Stephen Scoper.

Wayne Sweeney All-Laser IntraLASIK

All-Laser IntraLASIK patient talks about her experience at Virginia Eye Consultants in the Virginia Beach region in Norfolk Virginia with Dr. Stephen Scoper.

Melissa VanWagner Virginia Eye Consultants

All-Laser IntraLASIK patient talks about her experience at Virginia Eye Consultants in the Virginia Beach region in Norfolk Virginia. Dr. Stephen Scoper performed the procedure.

Melissa VanWagner All-Laser IntraLASIK

Virginia Eye Consultants patient of Dr. Tom Joly describes her experience with Blepharoplasty after suffering from Graves Disease.

Kelly Fernandez Blepharoplasty

Virginia Eye Consultants patient Ron Monroe talks about his amazing Trabectome and Cataract removal procedure.

Ron Monroe Trabectome and Cataract Removal

Another excited ReSTOR patient talks about her results after her lens replacement procedure by Dr. Stephen Scoper of Virginia Eye Consultants.

Paula Golladay

Virginia Eye Consultants specializes in every aspect of eye health. Marilyn Fox talks about her corneal transplant procedure performed by Dr. John Sheppard, President of Virginia Eye Consultants.

Marilyn Fox Corneal Transplant

DSEK or Descemet's Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty patient Lorraine Graves tells why she entrusted her corneal transplant procedure to Dr. John Sheppard and Virginia Eye Consultants.

Lorraine Graves DSEK Testimonial

Virginia Eye Consultants patient of Dr. Tom Joly describes her experience with Blepharoplasty after suffering from Graves Disease.

Graves Disease Testimonial

Debra Beamon, a blepharoplasty patient of Dr. Tom Joly of Virginia Eye Consultants in Norfolk Virginia speaks about her experience.

Debra Beamon Blepharoplasty Testimonial

Virginia Eye Consultants patient Ron Monroe talks about his amazing Trabectome and Cataract removal procedure.

Ron Monroe Cataract Testimonial

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